The Public Sector Day will be organised on April 11, 2016. The main function will be held at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi where President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee will address the Chief Executives of Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs). On this occasion, he will also present SCOPE Excellence Awards to the PSEs.
Anant G. Geete, Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, and Shri G.M. Siddeshwara, Minister of State for Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, shall also address the function. On this occasion, A Luikham, IAS, Secretary, DPE, R G Rajan, Chairman, SCOPE & CMD, Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd, Nirmal Sinha, Vice Chairman, SCOPE & CMD, Handicrafts & Handlooms Exports Corporation of India, and Dr U D Choubey, Director General, SCOPE will also be present.
Every year, the Public Sector Day is jointly organized by Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) and Department of Public Enterprises (DPE).
The function is a part of Week long Public Sector day celebrations beginning from April 10 to 16 wherein entire Public Sector fraternity throughout the country and abroad will hold seminars, conferences, quiz competitions, talk by eminent persons, and cultural programmes.